SEPANG, - Jorge Lorenzo appeared impressive and aggressive at the MotoGP practice at Sepang, Malaysia, Friday (23/10). Fiat Yamaha jockey has become the fastest to record 2 minutes 02.180 seconds.
Lorenzo who last week failed to finish in the Australian Grand Prix, beat three rival behind. Spain Pebalap this time managed to sharpen the note by the end of this session, so he just 0.064 seconds ahead of last week's champion, Casey Stoner, who was in second position.
Meanwhile, Valentino Rossi who recorded 2 minutes 02.758 seconds, just being in position four. He lost to jockey Repsol Honda, Dani Pedrosa. However, this is a safe position Rossi to seal the world title in 2009 and grabbed seven titles during his career in MotoGP class.
Yes, if later on the composition of the final weekend of the race as in this session, then Rossi confirmed to be world champion. The reason is, "The Doctor" just need a minimum of 12 points more to beat Lorenzo in the hunt for the world title, because the current Rossi leads the standings while winning 38 points over teammate, with the remaining two series races.
Rossi was behind team mate Pedrosa, Andrea Dovizioso. Loris Capirossi (Rizla Suzuki), Toni Elias (Gresini Honda), Nicky Hayden (Ducati), Colin Edwards (Tech 3 Yamaha) and Chris Vermeulen (Rizla Suzuki), respectively complement of 10 positions.